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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   14239.00097372  .00000031  00000-0  41202-5 0  9306
2 24968 086.3978 027.3698 0002121 111.3199 248.8224 14.34218832885599
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2014 00:01:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002121
inclination: 86.3978°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.3698°
argument of perigee: 111.3199°
revolutions per day: 14.34218832
mean anomaly at epoch: 248.8224°
orbit number at epoch: 88559

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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